Jack O'Brien is the finance editor at HealthLeaders, a Simplify Compliance brand.
Top Trump health official testified to the House Ways and Means Committee on lowering prescription drug prices, increasing healthcare access, and strengthening Medicare.
To address federal healthcare cuts, the New York state FY 2019 budget proposal seeks to apply surcharges to the sales of nonprofit health plans to for-profit systems.
The White House calls for an increase in funding for veterans healthcare services, while proposing cuts to HHS and a repeal of the Affordable Care Act.
Medicare Advantage plans, ACOs, and physicians offering telehealth services stand to benefit from provisions set forth in the omnibus package.
Several provisions affecting healthcare made it into the two-year omnibus package, while a few were left on the cutting room floor.
McConnell and Schumer announced an agreement Wednesday to avoid a second government shutdown, but Pelosi says the immigration issue stands in the way.
Last month’s continuing resolution runs out February 8, which could trigger a second government shutdown of the year, with repercussions for the healthcare industry.
After a bullish start to 2018, stock prices for the top health insurance companies are up year-over-year, but in the midst of a difficult week.
CMS released a table of Alternative Payment Models for 2018, displaying changes and new designs involving MIPS and Advanced APMs.
As Congress approaches the Thursday funding deadline to avoid a second government shutdown, community health centers urge action ahead of funding cliff.